The fall 2017 semester saw new transfer and freshmen students from all over the country arrive in Durango for classes at Fort Lewis College.
New students, and their majors, include:
Saydee Culver of Delta, undeclared; Colton DeLuzio of Hotchkiss, undeclared; Macy O'Rourke of Paonia, undeclared; Clifton Braddy of Hotchkiss, biology; Nacona Baldwin of Delta, music business; Desiree Smith of Austin, elementary education; Samuel Fulton of Delta, mathematics; J'Kye Wientjes of Delta, studio art.
Two fatal accidents occurred in Delta County within a two-day span last week.
Casey Gillenwater, 25, of Delta was killed the afternoon of Wednesday, Sept. 13, in a single-vehicle rollover on Highway 133 outside of Hotchkiss.